There are 2 main translations of plug in in Spanish:

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plug in

  • 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
    (radio/headphones/guitar)
  • 2verb + adverb
    (headphones/radio)
    enchufarse
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There are 2 main translations of plug in in Spanish:

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plug-in
American English: /ˈpləɡ ˌɪn/

adjective

  • 1
    (appliance/peripheral)
    que se enchufa
    Example sentences
    • It is a plug-in burglar alarm that connects instantly to any electrical socket outlet.
    • The lawnbeater is one of those plug-in kinds, so I get the grass down in largeish arcs around the electrical outlets - I have a lot of extension cords.
    • With no plug-in entertainment apart from the radio, it is nothing short of wonderful.
    Example sentences
    • We envision a basic application that provides a framework for Internet telephony using plug-in modules to accomplish the various tasks to be performed.
    • The keyboard consists of a base, plus various keyboard plug-in modules that can be tailored to specific functions.
    • Then, within your company or industry group, you can buy the operating system and the plug-in tools that you need, and adapt them to your works.
  • 2 (Computing)
    (module/software)
    de plug-in
    de extensión

noun

  • (Computing)
    plug-in (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • A creative mind can do miracles with the plug-in, as the software is able to clone objects and adjust them to the new background in such a way, that they get an artistic effect.
    • First off, the user has to invest a good amount of time to download the plug-ins and the software necessary to view the on-line projects.
    • No additional software or plug-ins are required.

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